You’ve heard all about Bucks County’s biggest Movers & Shakers over the past couple of weeks, but now it’s time to meet the Movers & Shakers BEHIND the Movers & Shakers! These talented judges are busy completing rigorous scoring sheets for each applicant, which will be tabulated to uncover the Top 10 in Happenings Media markets across the country, including, of course, Bucks County.
Get to know this year's judges:
Most identified locally for her launching publicity & photography work for two of the newer, exciting cultural additions to Bucks County, The Bucks County Children’s Museum and the Bucks County Playhouse, Mandee Kuenzle has been entrusted with the responsibility to create and communicate the strategic publicity programs to best introduce these now high-profile organizations to the public through various news mediums and special promotions. Without hesitation, Kuenzle states, “Instinctually, I can spot a winner and it’s my job to figure out how to make it known to everybody else!”
Working along side with award-winning Broadway talent, entrepreneurs and down to everyday kids, Kuenzle’s work has been seen in local and international news, including some Bucks County’s best news sources through the Wall Street Journal. Kuenzle’s work has also been seen & heard on Fox, NBC, ABC, CBS 3, Monaco Channel, WFMZ 69 News, CBS Radio, The Michael Smerconish Show – WPHT – NATIONAL, WHYY, THIRTEEN, NJN, The Preston & Steve Show, Broadway World, Playbill, Theater Mania, Playbill, Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily News NY, Philadelphia Style Magazine, Intelligencer, Courier News, Wedding Bells Magazine, Victoria Magazine, Martha Stewart, Brides Magazine, Hunterdon County Democrat, Princeton Packet, Trenton Times, US 1, Trentonian…
From the beginning of her career, Kuenzle worked as a creative in advertising and public relations on national campaigns for international companies. Current day, Kuenzle enthusiastically runs her own boutique PR firm, promoting not only award-winning talent proudly still for the Bucks County Playhouse but also other business visionaries and artful contributors, primarily in the creative breeding-ground of the Bucks County area. Kuenzle holds a BFA in Visual Arts & is graduating Dec. 2015 from Philadelphia’s La Salle University with a MA in Business Communications. Since 2008, Mandee proudly volunteers for Mercer County’s Big Brothers, Big Sisters and happily lives in New Hope, PA, raising and thoroughly enjoying her family of 3 kids, 2 dogs and her boyfriend’s cat.
Rose is a 30 year old educator who holds a Bachelor Degree in Three Foreign Languages & Literature (French, Italian and Spanish) from the University of Delaware. She is also a recent graduate of Wilmington University with a Masters degree in Education. Rose has taught French, Italian and Spanish at a Delaware high school for the past few years and has recently transitioned to a position teaching English as a Second Language at a community college in Maryland. Her charitable work in the community is extensive and she even runs an annual Holiday Troop Drive to send care packages to soldiers serving in Afghanistan.
Stay tuned for your 2015 Movers & Shakers in Bucks County!